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Calama 121
Basic information Name: Calama 121
     This is an OFFICIAL meteorite name.
Abbreviation: There is no official abbreviation for this meteorite.
Observed fall: No
Year found: 2019
Country: Chile
Mass:help 96.5 g
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Recommended:  L5    [explanation]

This is 1 of 7170 approved meteorites (plus 4 unapproved names) classified as L5.   [show all]
Search for other: L chondrites, L chondrites (type 4-7), Ordinary chondrites, and Ordinary chondrites (type 4-7)
Comments: Approved 11 Nov 2020
Data from:
  MB109
  Table 0
  Line 0:
State/Prov/County:Antofagasta
Date:01 Apr 2019
Latitude:22°28.36'S
Longitude:68°45.44'W
Mass (g):96.5
Pieces:1
Class:L5
Shock stage:S1
Weathering grade:W2
Fayalite (mol%):23.0±0.1 (N=12)
Ferrosilite (mol%):19.3±0.2 (N=12)
Wollastonite (mol%):1.9±0.8 (N=12)
Classifier:Ryazantsev K. M., Vernad
Type spec mass (g):19.3
Type spec location:Vernad
Main mass:I. Chaplygin, ichap@rambler.ru
Finder:Chaplygin Ilya
Comments:field name is 067, analyst T. Kryachko (Technograd, Moscow); submitted by Lorenz C.A., Vernad
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Vernad: Vernadsky Institute of Geochemistry and Analytical Chemistry, Russia (institutional address; updated 21 Feb 2016)
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References: Published in Meteoritical Bulletin, no. 109, in preparation (2020)
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Chile
Coordinates:
     Recommended::   (22° 28' 22"S, 68° 45' 26"W)

Statistics:
     This is 1 of 2007 approved meteorites from Antofagasta, Chile (plus 5 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
     This is 1 of 2035 approved meteorites from Chile (plus 11 unapproved names) (plus 1 impact crater)
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